The Oak RidgeÂ Civic Ballet Association will presentÂ Tchaikovskyâ€™sÂ â€œThe Nutcrackerâ€ next weekend, November 19 and 20. The performances will be at the Oak Ridge High School Performing Arts Center.
Directed by Molly Koon Quist, â€œThe Nutcrackerâ€ offers artistic entertainment for family members of all ages, a press release said. The feature shows will include the added value of the University of Tennessee Chamber Orchestra and Farragut High School Advanced Chorus, a press release said.
â€œWe are thrilled to showcase our talented dancers in such a classic ballet for the Oak Ridge community,â€ said Christy Rickman, president of ORCBA.
Courtney Walker and Fancisco Aguilar of the Georgia Ballet as well as Grant Howard as the Russian Soloist will join the talented cast from East Tennessee. Frank Murphy of Classic Hits 93.1 will also make a guest appearance, the press release said. [Read more…]